inside prison

Statistics > Crime Rates by State > CO > COLORADO SPRINGS


COLORADO SPRINGS is a region located in CO, and has a population of 423,680. This region is policed by COLORADO SPRINGS POLICE DEPT.

COLORADO SPRINGS has an overall crime rate of 4,698 per 100,000 residents. This is moderately more dangerous than the rest of the United States, but still about average. This means that your chances of becoming a victim of any type of crime in COLORADO SPRINGS is 1 in 21 if you reside there for a year.

The average overall crime rate for COLORADO SPRINGS for the previous 2 years was 4,866 per 100,000 residents. This means that the crime rate for COLORADO SPRINGS has been decreasing over time.

Below are its crime rates and policing statistics according to the FBI's Uniform Crime Reports (UCR). For more specific crime statistics (NIBRS) for many US cities & counties, see Offense Statistics.

Crime Rates

Crime Rate (Overall) 4,698 4,506
Murder Rate 7.1 6
Robbery Rate 106 148
Rape Rate 76 30
Assault Rate 764 644
Burglary Rate 785 726
Forced Entry Rate 406 417
Larceny Rate 2,686 2,185
Auto Theft Rate 276 362

Policing Statistics

Overall Clearance 100% 28%
Homicide Clearance 100% 56%
Assault Clearance 100% 52%
Rape Clearance 100% 38%
Robbery Clearance 100% 23%
Burglary Clearance 40% 12%
Larceny Clearance 98% 18%
Auto Theft Clearance 55% 12%

Sex Offenders

Of the 730,000 sex offenders in the United States, there are a total of 1181 sex offender(s) in COLORADO SPRINGS.

On a per capita basis, there are approximately 279 sex offender(s) per 100,000 people in COLORADO SPRINGS. This is compared to the nation-wide average of 240 sex offenders per 100,000 people.

To search the official state sex offender registry for Colorado see

Data estimated from arrests & clearances from a sample from the Uniform Crime Reports, Federal Bureau of Investigation, U.S. Department of Justice. Washington, D.C. 2011. If missing data exist, these figures will tend to underestimate the true figures. is not responsible for the currency or accuracy of this data.

El Paso County Jail County & City Inmate Search
Search current records of recently-arrested inmates in custody in over 3,000 county and municipal detention facilities.

Crime Statistics News

Trump correctly cites rising crime rates in cities
Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump on Wednesday painted a dark picture of rising crime in American cities on Wednesday. But unlike a day earlier when he falsely claimed a record-high murder rate, Trump stuck to the facts.

Ellwood City crime stats mirror national trend
Saturday, February 4, 2017
Federal crime reports indicate that violent crime and crimes against property are on the decline in Ellwood City.

New York City Major Crimes Fall to Lowest Recorded Level
Monday, January 9, 2017
Major felony crime in New York City crime slid in 2016 to its lowest level in decades, even as other big U.S. cities reported jumps in homicides.

Top Stories: Crime rates rose this year
Wednesday, December 28, 2016
Reflecting on the headlines: Anxiety over Chilliwack’s rising crime rate dominated public discussion through much of 2016.

see all crime statistics news.


Home | Terms | Contact | Site Map


© All rights reserved.